Fireman hurt in bid to avert disaster
Fire broke out in a flat on the ground floor of a three-storey house in Saad Al-Abdullah area and spread to a prefabricated outhouse which contained tyres and gas cylinders.
Firefighters rushed to the location after receiving information about the fire and extinguished it before it spread further. However, one of the firefighters sustained injuries in the process and was referred to Jahra Hospital for treatment. Investigations are underway to determine the cause of the fire.
Fire brigade and ambulance at the blaze site.